Showing by author: David Leonhardt

Unintended consequences of technology
Every new technology has a purpose. Nobody invents things for no reason. But many technologies have [more]
Sorry, no customer service after 4:00 P.M.
A while ago, I wrote about 8 ingenious styles of customer service that every business should know ab[more]
Frugal laundry tip – towels
A while back, I wrote about how to save money, time and the environment by washing pajamas more rati[more]
Are you a giver or a taker?
I was just told that: "There are two kinds of people in the world: givers and takers. Takers might e[more]
Top job safety tips
Life is dangerous, and so is work. In the past six months, 255 people have died on the job in the[more]
Where you go to mend
People break.  It happens all the time. But people patch themselves up pretty well most of the t[more]
Get fit, not broke
Fitness doesn't have to cost a lot.  Here are some tips to get fit from free to not-very-expensive[more]
How to save money on a new mattress
It's just a huge cushion. Why would a mattress cost so much? Never fear, here are some tips to redu[more]
Top tips to eat healthy on a budget
Want to start eating healthier, but don’t have a big food budget? With a little planning and some [more]